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The old are stealing the young’s future. Discuss

13 May 2014

Free tickets available to debate on Wednesday, 14 May 2014

The Faculty of Humanities is working with Discuss to bring a series of debates to Manchester throughout 2014 and into 2015. The next debate will be discussing the motion that "The old are stealing the young's future" and features Chris Phillipson, Professor of Sociology and Gerontology, at the University speaking against the motion and Grace Skelton, General Secretary of The University of Manchester Students Union speaking for it.

The debate takes place on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 from 6.30pm at The Memorial Hall, Albert Square Chop House, Albert Square, Manchester, M2 5PF.

Further information

Full details on the debate, including the full line up of speakers, can be found at:


Tickets for the debate are £7, but there are a limited number of free tickets available to staff in the University. If you would like tickets, please contact: